Category Archives: Social

The Guest House by Rumi

This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, who violently … Continue reading

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Happy Blessed Rainy Day

Blessed Rainy Day is celebrated as one of the religious holidays in Bhutan which also marks the end of the rainy season and the beginning of harvest time. This year it is on the 23rd of September. On this day … Continue reading

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Prayers for all affected by the natural disaster

It is so so sad for all those affected by the recent natural disasters of hurricanes, flooding, earthquakes around the world bringing untold sufferings. We are so helpless and unable to do anything apart from some gestures of donations to … Continue reading

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Buddhist Scandal in the Western Realm

I read the statement written by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche who is one of the renowned and revered Buddhist teachers of our generation on the recent scandal of the Rigpa founder Sogyal Rinpoche. The statement does state you read from … Continue reading

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Buddhist Wisdom and Philosophy

These are some of the profound wisdom from some of the renowned Buddhist scholars of our generations. These quotes are golden nuggets of precious teachings so appropriate and current to our modern society. When you read these profound quotes… May the … Continue reading

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Bardo the Intermediate State

In Tibetan Buddhism, it is believed when you die your spirit can wander for up to seven days totally unsure that you have actually died. While in this state of wandering, you don’t have the clarity to see and recognise your own … Continue reading

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May the Force of Thousand Cranes be with you

May the Force of Thousand Cranes be with you My fundraising page for the Force Cancer Charity so far has almost made £900, including gift aid, which is more than I ever imagined it would. I have no words to describe … Continue reading

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